Preview Workflow

The CIM Courses system will be down temporarily undergoing routine maintenance.

Viewing: STAT 6197 : Fundamentals of SAS Programming for Data Management

Last approved: Mon, 29 Aug 2016 08:03:38 GMT

Last edit: Mon, 08 Aug 2016 16:53:07 GMT

Catalog Pages referencing this course
Other Courses referencing this course
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Statistics (STAT)
Fundamentals of SAS Programming for Data Management
SAS programming
Fall 2016
Course Type
Default Grading Method
Letter Grade


An introductory statistics course and knowledge of computer programming
Reza Modarres, Joshua Landon
Frequency of Offering

Term(s) Offered

Are there Course Equivalents?
STAT 4197 - Fundamentals of SAS Programming for Data Management
Fee Type


Fundamentals of Statistical Analysis System (SAS) software for data management, statistical analysis, and report writing. Data modification, programming, file handling, and macro writing.
1. Students will gain an understanding of the SAS language, Base SAS procedures, macro language, and key aspects of SAS/IML. 2. They will develop skills in writing SAS programs for accessing, manipulating and summarizing data, and reporting results using Base SAS and SAS macro facility as well as for matrix manipulation and data step programming using SAS/IML. 3. Students will be able to apply SAS programming for doing Statistical Analysis. 4. Extract information using SQL.
Uploaded a Course Syllabus
This course already exists as 4197 and is taken by graduate students for graduate credit with approval from their MS advisors. Dean Brand suggested we offer this course as a graduate course.
Course Attribute

Credit may not be earned for both STAT 4197 and STAT 6197
Key: 10378